Managing your saved Cost Explorer reports - Amazon Cost Management
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Managing your saved Cost Explorer reports

You can save the results of a Cost Explorer query as a Cost Explorer report. This enables you to track your Cost Explorer results and forecasts over time.

Creating a Cost Explorer report

You can use the console to save the results of a Cost Explorer query as a report.

Note

Cost Explorer reports can be modified. We strongly recommend that you don't use them for auditing purposes.

To save a Cost Explorer report

Sign in to the Amazon Web Services Management Console and open the Amazon Cost Management console at https://console.amazonaws.cn/cost-management/home.

  1. Choose New report. This resets all of your Cost Explorer settings to your default settings.

  2. For the report name text field, enter a name for your report.

  3. Customize your Cost Explorer settings.

  4. Choose Save report.

  5. In the Save report dialog box, choose Continue.

Viewing a Cost Explorer report

You can use the console to view saved Cost Explorer reports.

To view your saved reports

Open the Amazon Cost Management at https://console.amazonaws.cn/cost-management/home.

  1. On the report dropdown menu, choose View/Manage all reports.

  2. To return to the Cost Explorer page, choose Back.

Editing a Cost Explorer report

You can use the console to edit Cost Explorer reports.

To edit your report

Open the Amazon Cost Management at https://console.amazonaws.cn/cost-management/home.

  1. On the report dropdown menu, choose the report that you want to edit.

    Note

    You can't edit the preconfigured reports. If you choose one of the preconfigured reports as a starting point for a report, enter a new report name in the report name field and continue with this procedure.

  2. Customize your Cost Explorer settings.

  3. Choose Save report.

  4. In the Save report dialog box, choose Continue.

Deleting a Cost Explorer report

You can use the console to delete saved Cost Explorer reports.

To delete a saved report

Open the Amazon Cost Management at https://console.amazonaws.cn/cost-management/home.

  1. On the report dropdown menu, choose View/Manage all reports.

  2. Next to the report that you want to delete, select the check box.

  3. On the navigation bar, choose Delete.

  4. In the Delete Report dialog box, choose Delete.